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Women’s participation in civic bodies defined
Business & Money | Tuesday 20 January, 2015 10:26 am
The Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs has announced that women would have separate administrative offices, rest areas and entry points to joint meetings with their men colleagues on the country’s newly elected municipal councils.Prince Mansour bin Miteb, the minister, has ordered the...
Top 10 Most Expensive Hotel Rooms
Tourism & Hospitality | Monday 19 January, 2015 2:47 pm
They say that money can’t buy happiness but a stay at these swanky hotels might just prove otherwise. HotelsCombined, the world leader in hotel price comparison presents the world’s most expensive hotel experiences.St Regis Villa – St. Regis Mauritius Resort ($30,000)At the St. Regis...
Air Arabia enters China
Tourism & Hospitality | Monday 19 January, 2015 1:17 pm
Air Arabia will create another piece of history next month when it becomes the first low-cost airline from the Middle East and Africa to enter the Chinese market. Starting on February 10, 2015, the carrier will fly regular non-stop services to Urumqi, the largest city in Western China. Located in...
Campaign checks students’ eyesight
Culture & Education | Monday 19 January, 2015 2:24 am
The Ministry of Education recently launched a national campaign to discover the visual problems of kindergarten and elementary students. The campaign was launched with the cooperation of the National Commission for Children and the Ebsar Foundation for the visually impaired.The four-day campaign...
Ministry to regulate new media
Culture & Education | Monday 19 January, 2015 2:15 am
Culture and Information Minister Abdul Aziz Al-Khudairi said new regulations for social media sites are being studied in a bid to promote the new media. He called on all Saudi newspapers to provide their proposals and opinions in this regard.These proposals will help the ministry to create an...
Shoura OKs panel on domestic violence
Government | Monday 19 January, 2015 2:13 am
The Shoura Council on Tuesday voted a proposal to establish a special executive committee to deal with domestic violence. This topic is a priority on the council’s agenda, sources told Arab News.The Ministry of Social Affairs recently submitted a proposal to establish a special executive...
Banker Middle East: AlJazira Capital… Best Brokerage Company in the kingdom
Business & Money | Sunday 18 January, 2015 12:38 pm
AlJazira Capital was awarded the 2014 «best brokerage company in the Kingdom» by «Banker Middle East» magazine, for maintaining the leading position among brokerage companies in Saudi Arabia and providing its customers with the latest technology solutions. These achievements come as a result of ...
WFES, IWS and EcoWaste begin 4-day run tomorrow, showcasing industry-leading technological innovations
Environment & Energy | Sunday 18 January, 2015 12:25 pm
The World Future Energy Summit (WFES), International Water Summit (IWS) and EcoWaste all open their four-day exhibitions and conferences tomorrow (19 January), showcasing the latest in technological innovations to provide commercial solutions to the interconnected challenges of clean energy...
Adionics adapts its AquaOmnes® disruptive desalination technology to existing desalination plants and to the oil and gas industry.
Environment & Energy | Sunday 18 January, 2015 9:50 am
Adionics is pleased to announce, while taking part in the IWS 2015 exhibition in Abu Dhabi, the launch of variants of its AquaOmnes technology for existing plants by valuing their brines and for the oil and gas industry.Adionics introduced AquaOmnes on the occasion of the last IFAT fair (Munich,...
Saudi banks’ profits up 10% to SR40 billion in 2014
Business & Money | Sunday 18 January, 2015 9:43 am
Profits of the listed Saudi banks grew by 10 percent to hit SR40.2 billion ($10.7 billion) by the end of 2014, compared to SR36.6 billion ($9.7 billion) in 2013, according to a financial report.The National Commercial Bank (NCB) registered the highest profits at SR8.66 billion (+10.23 percent) in...
LG Electronics announces new CEO
LG Electronics announces new CEO
Monday 29 November, 2021 12:22
stc Group wins MENA Effie 2021 Gold Awards
stc Group wins MENA Effie 2021 Gold Awards
Sunday 28 November, 2021 8:40